Leading Moms is hosting it’s first moms night out Nov. 1st at Hycroft Manor

Putting Yourself First – Why Focusing on You is so Important this is the theme for this year’s Leading Moms event which is taking place on November 1st. I’ve attended a few of these events as an event ambassador in the past and I’m so excited to be partnering with them again, especially because the […]

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Holding onto the fleeting moments

My youngest no longer needs a push on the swing. I’m in a place where I can watch her smile proudly as she pumps her legs herself. It’s a whole new view from here. It’s interesting how when she used to ask for a push this voice inside would say: I can’t wait for her […]

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Free activities in the city of Coquitlam this Summer

Our family moved to the beautiful city of Coquitlam four years ago and we LOVE it here, to say the least! We live near so many beautiful parks and trails and the City Of Coquitlam is always full of family-friendly entertainment too! If you live in Coquitlam or surrounding areas, there are so many free […]

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Entertainment with positive female role models for young girls on Netflix

In February I became an official member of the Netflix Stream Team! This year I will be sharing with you, our families favourite Netflix shows and why, the lessons these shows bring us, new releases and so much more! March was a significant month because we celebrated International Women’s Day!  I consider myself a feminist and […]

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#Standtogether-embracing our differences and coming together to prevent bullying

  Bullying, a topic that brings up a slew of complex emotions for me.  After a tremendous amount of inner work, and reflection I continue to use my bullying story to start dialogue about compassion, empathy, and the effects bullying has on the bully itself and the victim. Oftentimes people are fighting battles we know […]

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Last Friday I ate a Big Mac…

Last Friday, I ate a Big Mac. Yup. That’s right. A big, fat, juicy Big Mac from McDonald’s. I inhaled that sucker. And afterward, the guilt seeped in. Actually, I had guilt pretty much ALL day.  I’ll backtrack for you… The morning started with helping my girls get ready for school, and doing the drop-offs. […]

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My frantic Christmas panic

I can’t believe another week has gone by! Seriously, November is coming to an end, and I’m already starting to feel the Christmas Panic. This week I’m sharing three reasons why I am starting to feel a little Christmas frantic. 1. Time Ok. You’re probably thinking who cares, it’s still November, right? Well, November is […]

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Following the leader-Leading Moms Event Sept.26

” Mommy, let’s play follow the leader!” “Ok. Let’s!  Would you like to be the leader first?”  “No, that’s ok, you go first!” And there we went, following one another around the house, singing, “we’re following the leader, the leader, the leader!” My youngest joins in, screaming, “Wait, wait!!!” I wanna be the leader!!!!” I […]

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Fashion Friday Feature: The outer beauty at Diner en Blanc

    Last night I had the pleasure of attending Diner en Blanc with my husband and a few close friends. Here is a gallery of photos from the event. Since it’s an event where everyone gets decked out (in white) I thought it would be the perfect Fashion Friday post!    

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Screw the Joneses!

  We have all heard or perhaps have used the phrase, ” keeping up with the Joneses.” The reality is that the Joneses are an imaginative family with the perfect home,marriage,children and bank account. Social media is now the outlet for society to share their highlight reels, and this makes keeping up with the Joneses,seem less […]

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Thank you for your votes!

A huge thank you to everyone who voted for me for the overall top mommy blogger of Vancouver. Congratulations to Tamara Goyette from Discovering Parenthood for winning!! Her blog is incredible and she is very deserving of this honour. I didn’t win overall top blogger,however I was stunned when I saw that I came in THIRD place […]

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